The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 90 79 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 21.03% 15.86% 17.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.00% 16.42% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 50 53
Median daily rate £450 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £561 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
409 481 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.56% 96.59% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 295 262
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 34
Median hourly rate £34.00 £27.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.63% +77.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +1 39 £506 +12.50% 5
East Grinstead +1 11 £388 +24.00%
Gatwick -4 6 £400 -27.27% 3
Chichester +3 4 £375 +15.38% 4
Crawley -2 3 £365 -30.47% 7
Arundel - 3 £115 -
Haywards Heath +2 2 £475 -13.63% 2
Burgess Hill 0 2 - -
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 112 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (39.90%) JavaScript
3 79 (37.98%) HTML
3 79 (37.98%) CSS
4 69 (33.17%) C#
5 57 (27.40%) SQL
6 54 (25.96%) Java
7 52 (25.00%) .NET
8 47 (22.60%) Git (software)
9 46 (22.12%) Scala
10 43 (20.67%) Web Development
10 43 (20.67%) SQL Server
11 41 (19.71%) jQuery
12 40 (19.23%) AngularJS
13 39 (18.75%) HTML5
14 38 (18.27%) REST
14 38 (18.27%) Scrum
15 32 (15.38%) MVC
16 29 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
16 29 (13.94%) Microsoft
17 28 (13.46%) Subversion
17 28 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
18 27 (12.98%) T-SQL
18 27 (12.98%) Web Services
18 27 (12.98%) Linux
19 26 (12.50%) HTTP
19 26 (12.50%) Configuration Management
20 25 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (12.02%) Front End Development
21 24 (11.54%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (10.10%) CMS
2 13 (6.25%) Confluence
3 11 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.37%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.88%) nginx
5 6 (2.88%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.40%) Apache
7 4 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.92%) SAP Portal
7 4 (1.92%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.44%) Apache Pig
8 3 (1.44%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.96%) Drupal
9 2 (0.96%) JBoss
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.96%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.48%) IIS
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.88%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.96%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.48%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (1.92%) SAP PSCD
2 2 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.37%) Google Play
2 6 (2.88%) GitHub
2 6 (2.88%) Google Analytics
3 5 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.50%) HTTP
2 6 (2.88%) SSL
2 6 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.44%) SNMP
4 2 (0.96%) Firewall
5 1 (0.48%) Network Security
5 1 (0.48%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (11.06%) Relational Database
4 20 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (8.17%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (8.17%) MongoDB
5 17 (8.17%) NoSQL
6 15 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (5.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.85%) Redis
8 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (3.37%) Power BI
10 6 (2.88%) Big Data
11 5 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.92%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.92%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 47 (22.60%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.46%) Subversion
3 22 (10.58%) Selenium
4 21 (10.10%) Jenkins
5 17 (8.17%) JIRA
6 16 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 12 (5.77%) JUnit
8 9 (4.33%) Visual Studio
9 8 (3.85%) Grunt
9 8 (3.85%) WebDriver
10 7 (3.37%) Ant
10 7 (3.37%) gulp
10 7 (3.37%) IntelliJ
10 7 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (3.37%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.88%) Appium
11 6 (2.88%) Gatling
11 6 (2.88%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (2.88%) Maven
11 6 (2.88%) Sublime Text
General
1 18 (8.65%) Finance
2 10 (4.81%) Back Office
3 9 (4.33%) Advertising
4 2 (0.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Electronics
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (37.98%) CSS
1 79 (37.98%) HTML
2 52 (25.00%) .NET
3 41 (19.71%) jQuery
4 40 (19.23%) AngularJS
5 39 (18.75%) HTML5
6 38 (18.27%) REST
7 27 (12.98%) Web Services
8 24 (11.54%) CSS3
9 21 (10.10%) Play Framework
10 20 (9.62%) SOAP
11 18 (8.65%) ASP.NET
12 17 (8.17%) Sass
12 17 (8.17%) XML
13 16 (7.69%) JSON
13 16 (7.69%) Spring
14 15 (7.21%) Ajax
14 15 (7.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (6.73%) RESTful
16 13 (6.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.58%) User Experience
2 15 (7.21%) Mobile App
3 13 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.44%) Animation
6 3 (1.44%) PMI
7 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.98%) Linux
2 15 (7.21%) Unix
3 12 (5.77%) Mac OS X
4 11 (5.29%) Windows
5 7 (3.37%) Android
6 6 (2.88%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.67%) Web Development
3 38 (18.27%) Scrum
4 32 (15.38%) MVC
5 29 (13.94%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (13.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 25 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (12.02%) Front End Development
9 24 (11.54%) Automated Testing
10 23 (11.06%) Web Design
11 21 (10.10%) BDD
12 18 (8.65%) TDD
13 17 (8.17%) Open Source
14 16 (7.69%) ETL
15 15 (7.21%) Unit Testing
16 14 (6.73%) Analytics
16 14 (6.73%) DevOps
17 13 (6.25%) OO
18 12 (5.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 83 (39.90%) JavaScript
2 69 (33.17%) C#
3 57 (27.40%) SQL
4 54 (25.96%) Java
5 46 (22.12%) Scala
6 27 (12.98%) T-SQL
7 24 (11.54%) Python
8 22 (10.58%) Ruby
9 9 (4.33%) Groovy
10 8 (3.85%) ABAP
11 6 (2.88%) Apple Swift
11 6 (2.88%) Haskell
11 6 (2.88%) Perl
11 6 (2.88%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.92%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.44%) PHP
13 3 (1.44%) XPath
14 2 (0.96%) C++
14 2 (0.96%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (9.13%) Degree
2 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.44%) PCI DSS
1 3 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.40%) Docker
2 3 (1.44%) HDFS
3 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (2.88%) Grafana
1 6 (2.88%) Kibana
2 4 (1.92%) Puppet
3 3 (1.44%) SCOM
4 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.13%) Google
3 16 (7.69%) Oracle
4 12 (5.77%) SAP
5 8 (3.85%) Cognos
5 8 (3.85%) Tableau
6 6 (2.88%) webMethods
7 5 (2.40%) Adobe
7 5 (2.40%) EPiServer
8 4 (1.92%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.96%) Blue Prism
9 2 (0.96%) Informatica
9 2 (0.96%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.96%) Telerik
10 1 (0.48%) Apple
10 1 (0.48%) HP
10 1 (0.48%) IBM
10 1 (0.48%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.48%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.48%) Splunk
Worthing, West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago